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2016 Predental Week

Join ASDA chapters and predental clubs nationwide in celebrating National Predental Week, Feb. 21-27, 2016! During the week, ASDA will be promoting resources and events for predental members. Predentals that join ASDA during Predental Week will be eligible for prizes, including an Apple iPad mini, $250 Best Buy gift card and $100 Amazon gift card.

Incentives for ASDA Chapters and Predental Clubs

UCF predentalASDA chapters who recruit the most predentals to national ASDA by Feb. 27 will earn cash incentives at the 2016 Annual Session Gold Crown Awards Ceremony. Predental members must select the referring ASDA chapter on the application when applying. The top three chapters earn $500, $300 and $200.

The predental club that recruits the most predental members from now until Feb. 27 will earn a “virtual visit” from ASDA, which includes a personalized webinar with ASDA leaders, lunch provided by ASDA and raffle prizes for your members. Predental members must reference your club on the online application to earn credit.

Register to Participate

Register to participate in National Predental Week by Jan. 20, 2016. ASDA central office will ship you a promotional kit containing posters, ASDA buttons and membership applications based on your desired quantities. Materials are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so let us know what you need early!

Predental Week Activities

During the week, national ASDA will offer the following activities for predental members:

  • Two free webinars on: scholarship and loan repayment programs and hot topics in dentistry
  • New resources for predentals
  • Events organized at local dental schools for predental students

Instagram Contest

Participate in ASDA’s word-a-day Instagram challenge during Predental Week. Post a new photo each day that corresponds to that day’s word. The photo with the most likes on each day will be named a finalist and shared on ASDA’s Instagram. The finalists from the week will then be voted on by the Predental Advisory Committee, and the winner will be announced on Mar. 1.

2016 PDW IG Challenge

Challenge words:  

  • Sunday: Imagine
  • Monday: Give
  • Tuesday: Hands-on
  • Wednesday: Non-traditional
  • Thursday: Overcome
  • Friday: Goal
  • Saturday: ASDA fever

Contest rules  

  1. Must be an ASDA member
  2. Instagram account must be public in order to be considered
  3. Contest submission must include the following in the post:  
  4. One submission per person
  5. No repeat finalists

Questions? Email Kerri Richardson, digital content coordinator, at


ASDA offers the following resources that chapters and predental clubs can use to organize events for National Predental Week:

Help promote Predental Week

You’re attending Predental Week 2016 this year – share your excitement on social media with these profile photos. Use these social media icons to let other members know you're attending and encourage them to join you in February.

2015 NLC Facebook Profile Pic PNG   2016 Predental Week Twitter Profile Pic PNG   2016 Predental Week Instagram Promo Pic PNG 
Facebook Profile Image: 160x160       Twitter Profile Image: 400x400      Instagram Promotional Image: 1080x1080


Thank you to our Predental Week 2016 sponsor: 
2016 PDW Sponsor 



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